Head Elementary School

1801 Hewatt Rd Sw
Lilburn, GA 30047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Head Elementary School serves 611 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Head Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is equal to the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Head Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Head Elementary School's student population of 611 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students611 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Head Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Head Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#213 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
15%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
24%
37%
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White
40%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Head Elementary School is Shiloh High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Five Forks Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookwood Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Snellville Brookwood Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,292 student
    2.0 miles
    1330 Holly Brook Rd
    Snellville, GA 30078
    (770) 736-4360
    2 PK-5 1,292
  • Lawrenceville Five Forks Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,119 student
    2.1 miles
    3250 River Dr
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (770) 972-1506
    2.1 6-8 1,119
  • Snellville Shiloh Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    2.2 miles
    2400 Ross Rd
    Snellville, GA 30039
    (770) 985-6883
    2.2 PK-5 711
  • Snellville Shiloh High School Math: 23% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,343 students
    2.2 miles
    4210 Shiloh Rd
    Snellville, GA 30039
    (770) 972-8471
    2.2 9-12 2,343
  • Snellville Shiloh Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,848 student
    2.2 miles
    4285 Shiloh Rd
    Snellville, GA 30039
    (770) 972-3224
    2.2 6-8 1,848

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